Birthday boy Murray masters Djokovic in Rome

 16 May 2016 - 0:00

Birthday boy Murray masters Djokovic in Rome
Andy Murray of Great Britain returns the ball to Serbian Novak Djokovic during the final match of the ATPTennis Open tournament game at the Foro Italico in Rome on May 15, 2016. (AFP / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE)

 

Rome: Britain's Andy Murray celebrated his 29th birthday in style Sunday by winning his maiden Rome Masters title with a hard-fought win over disgruntled world nuber one Novak Djokovic.

Murray, the number two seed who suffered defeat to Djokovic in last week's Masters final in Madrid, prevailed 6-3, 6-3 in one hour, 35 minutes.

AFP